To celebrate it's 10th anniversary, Matt Berry's debut album for Acid Jazz returns in a limited caramel vinyl edition. Witchazel was his biggest selling album and has been out of print on vinyl for several years.
Early hipnotic poly-rythmo masterpiece. A large ceremonial Sato drum is used. This drum is played using wooden stick beaters, the drummer dancing while playing. The Sato drummers are supported by percussionists and other drummers playing smaller drums.
Two monumental full-side tracks from a pair of late 70s Orchestre Poly-Rythmo albums, Unité Africane isn’t exactly a compilation, more a combination of the standouts at a time when the band was at the peak of its powers